GPEC Leaders, Industry Leaders

GPEC is led by 75 board directors, all esteemed public and private leaders who guide the organization and work collaboratively to shape the region’s economy. Our economic development council’s current board members include:

Executive Committee

 

CHAIRMAN
Donald A, Smith
President & CEO
CopperPoint Mutual
VICE CHAIRMAN

Chris Zaharis
Executive Vice President
Empire Southwest

VICE CHAIRMAN & SECRETARY
Tammy McLeod
Vice President and
Chief Customer Officer
Arizona Public Service Company
TREASURER
R. Neil Irwin
Partner
Bryan Cave LLP
IMMEDIATE PAST CHAIRMAN
James H. Lundy
CEO
Alliance Bank of Arizona
PRESIDENT and CEO
Chris Camacho
Greater Phoenix Economic     
Council
 
Ed Aaronson
Vice President
Cox Communications
Derrick Hall
President and CEO
Arizona Diamondbacks
David Rousseau
President
Salt River Project
Richard C. Adkerson
President and CEO
Freeport-McMoRan Inc.
Sharon Harper
President and CEO
The Plaza Companies
Tim Slottow
President
University of Phoenix
Jason Bagley
Government Affairs Manager
Intel
Ann Weaver Hart, Ph.D.
President,
University of Arizona
Karrin Taylor
Executive Vice President and
Chief Entitlements Officer
DMB Associates, Inc.
Ron Butler
Managing Partner
Ernst & Young LLP
Paul Luna
President and CEO
Helios Education Foundation

Gerrit van Huisstede
Regional President Desert Mountain Region
Wells Fargo

Brian Campbell
Attorney
Campbell & Mahoney, Chartered

Richard Marchant
Vice President,Global Operations
Crescent Crown Distributing
Andy Warren
President
Maracay Homes
Michael Crow, Ph.D.
President
Arizona State University
Matt McGuire
Chairman and CEO
Cancer Treatment Centers of America
Western Regional Center
John Zidich
Publisher & President
The Arizona Republic
Kathleen H. Goeppinger, Ph.D.
President and CEO
Midwestern University
Brian Mueller
President
Grand Canyon University

Ed Zuercher
City Manager
City of Phoenix

John Graham
President
Sunbelt Holdings

Curtis Reed Jr.
Market Manager, Arizona & Nevada
JPMorgan Chase

 

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